Sports Birthdays for November 10 — Isaac Bruce and More
Here are some of the people in the sports world celebrating birthdays on November 10:
Best Known For: Linda Cohn is an anchor for ESPN’s ‘SportsCenter.’ She has worked for the sports network since 1992.
Profession: Retired Olympian
Best Known For: Holder of the world record in the long jump, Mike Powell is a former U.S. Olympic jumper who is a two-time world champion. Powell won silver medals in the event at both the 1988 and 1992 Summer Olympic games. He broke Bob Beamon’s 23-year-old long jump world record at the 1991 World Championships in Tokyo.
Profession: College Basketball Coach
Best Known For: Jamie Dixon is the head basketball coach at the University of Pittsburgh. He has held his current position since 2003.
Profession: Retired NFL Player
Best Known For: A four-time Pro Bowl selection at wide receiver, Isaac Bruce played for the Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams and the San Francisco 49ers from 1994 to 2009. His 15,208 receiving yards rank third all-time in NFL history. He was a member of the Rams’ team that won Super Bowl XXXIV.
Profession: NBA Player
Best Known For: Kendrick Perkins is a center for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Since debuting in the NBA in 2003, Perkins has played for the Boston Celtics and Thunder. He was a key defender on the Celtics’ team that won the NBA title in 2008.